The Canadian Children's Book Centre (CCBC) is a national, not-for-profit organization dedicated to encouraging, promoting and supporting the reading, writing, illustrating and publishing of Canadian books for young readers.

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Sheila Barry (1963-2017)

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It is with deep sadness that we share that Sheila Barry, publisher of Groundwood Books, passed away on the morning of November 15, 2017 due to complications following her cancer...

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Call for Submissions: 2018 CCBC Book Awards

The Canadian Children’s Book Centre is now accepting submissions for its children’s book awards. The submission deadline for all awards is December 15, 2017.

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Remembrance Day 2017

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At the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month… Remembrance Day honours the sacrifices of the men and women of the armed forces who fought for our...

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2017 Prix TD and Prix Harry Black Winners Announced

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Montreal (November 9, 2017) — The Canadian Children’s Book Centre (CCBC) is thrilled to announce the winners of the 13th annual Prix TD de littérature canadienne pour...

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Grade One Students Wake up to Good Morning, Canada

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Grade 1 students from coast-to-coast will be cheering Good Morning, Canada, as TD and the Canadian Children’s Book Centre kicks off the 18th annual TD Grade One Book Giveaway this October. As Canada’s largest free...

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The Canadian Children’s Book Centre’s So You Want to Get Published! Seminar

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What does it take to get a children’s book published? What are children’s book publishers looking for? How do booksellers pick the books they sell and where do they see...

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